Statement on Explosions in Seaside, New Jersey and New York City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bahamas Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Statement on Explosions in Seaside, New Jersey and New York City 18 September There have been reports of two explosions in NYC, in the Chelsea area, both apparently pressure cooker devices. Twenty nine persons have been reported as injured. There was another earlier explosion in…

THE DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION ON SPECIAL EXERCISE IN INAGUA

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION ON SPECIAL EXERCISE IN INAGUA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 September 2016 Consequent upon a series of community meetings by the Minister for Immigration in Inagua, the following is announced for public information for the citizens of Matthew Town, Inagua and its environs: On or before 1 November, a…

PM Christie to Lead Delegation to 71st Regular Session of UN General Assembly

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From: Bahamas Information Services September 16, 2016 PM Christie to Lead Delegation to 71st Regular Session of UN General Assembly NASSAU, The Bahamas — The Rt. Hon. Perry Christie, Prime Minister, will lead the Bahamas Delegation participating in the 71st Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 71). The Prime…

Minister Mitchell – Presentation at Our Ocean Conference 2016

Remarks by The Hon Frederick A. Mitchell, M.P. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration  Third “Our Oceans” Conference, Global Ocean Leadership Panel 15 September 2016 Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Please check against delivery Ladies, Gentlemen: I join in speakers before me in thanking the Government of the United States of America for hosting this most important conference. …

MITCHELL AND DORSETT AMONG PARTICIPANTS IN TWO-DAY 2016 OUR OCEAN CONFERENCE

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Hon. Fred Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, and the Hon. Kenred Dorsett, Minister of the Environment and Housing, are among the participants in the 2016 Our Ocean conference being hosted by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the State Department here in Washington, D.C., September 15 to 16….

THIRD “OUR OCEANS” CONFERENCE 15 – 16 SEPTEMBER 2016, WASHINGTON, D.C.

Press Release Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration THIRD “OUR OCEANS” CONFERENCE 15 – 16 SEPTEMBER 2016, WASHINGTON, D.C. The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, the Honourable Frederick A. Mitchell, M.P., and the Minister of Environment and Housing, the Honourable Kenred Dorsett, M.P., have accepted an invitation extended by the Government of the United…

Honorary Consul Pays Courtesy Call

NEW YORK — The Hon. J. Ravi Jesubatham (right), FCA, ACMA, MBA, Honorary Consul for the Republic of Sri Lanka to The Bahamas, paid a courtesy call on the Hon. Forrester J Carroll, J.P, Bahamas Consul General to New York, at Bahamas House, 231 East 46th Street, on September 14,  2016. The Honorary Consul was…

Immigration Exercises in Abaco

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   14 September 2016   Immigration Exercises in Abaco   The Department of Immigration will beginning 1 November be conducting checks of all employers in Hope Town, Great Guana Cay, Man O War Cay and the greater Marsh Harbour area and associated towns to ensure…